Historical Records of New Zealand Vol. II.
Captain Cook to Captain Furneaux
Captain Cook to Captain Furneaux.
Adventure, sloop, at Madeira, 1 August, 1772. By Capt. Jas. Cook, commander of his Majesty's sloop
You are hereby required and directed to demand from the contractors for victualling his Majesty's Navey at this place, and to receive on board the sloop you command, as much wine as she can conveniently stow, for which this shall be your order.
Given under my hand, on board his Majesty's said sloop Resolution, in Funchal Road, this 29th of July, 1772.page 107